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JASONVILLE - Lorene Pell, 92, of Jasonville, passed away at 4:40 a.m. Monday, Aug. 14, 2017, in Shakamak Good Samaritan Center, Jasonville.
She was born April 14, 1925, in Sullivan, to Emil Laughlin and Ertice (Wolf) Laughlin.
Lorene married Myron "Ted" Pell on Nov. 2, 1946, and he passed away on Dec. 10, 1982.
Survivors include her daughter, Linda Bailey of Farmersburg; grandchildren, Megan and Kenny Wineinger, Zack and Kendra Bailey; great-grandchildren, Michael Wineinger, Kendra Wineinger.
She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband.
Lorene was a 1942 Wiley High School graduate of Terre Haute. She earned her bachelor's degree in teaching in 1945 at ISU (Indiana State Teacher's College) and later earned her master's degree. She started teaching at Jasonville High School where she taught Business Education, then on to Hymera and North Central Schools where she taught until her retirement. Lorene was a member of the Howesville Presbyterian Church, Tri Kappa, Delta Kappa Gama, Triads, Greene County Retired Teachers Association and the Peavey Cemetery Board.
Arrangements are entrusted to Michael W. Cox, Cox Funeral Home; 218 S. Meridian St. Visitation is scheduled from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Funeral services will immediately follow visitation at 2 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017, with Pastor David Rector officiating. Interment will be at Peavey Cemetery in Howesville, IN.
In lieu of flowers contributions may be made in memory of Lorene to the Greene County Foundation. Envelopes are available at the funeral home.
Contact online at: coxfuneralhomejasonville.com
Published on August 14, 2017
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